The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Manager
Rank 868 889 835
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -54
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Manager 37 58 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.048% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.051% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 36 56 30
Average salary £39,250 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,875 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,424 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.41% +3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103199 113344 103481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85203 93021 86182
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Manager over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 35 £38,462 -9.50% 10
London +29 14 £45,000 - 3
South East +6 8 £41,250 +10.00% 4
East of England +9 5 £38,500 +6.20%
City of London +53 3 £42,500 -4.49%
Manchester +12 3 £38,424 +2.46% 1
North West -2 3 £38,424 +14.69% 1
Essex - 3 £38,500 -
Yorkshire +2 2 £35,500 -29.00% 2
Berkshire -6 2 £42,500 -
West Midlands -9 2 £32,000 +77.77%
Hampshire - 2 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 - 2
Newbury - 2 £42,500 -
Winchester - 2 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire +14 1 £35,000 +27.27%
West Yorkshire +12 1 £33,500 -29.47%
Staffordshire +10 1 £35,500 +97.22%
Surrey +9 1 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Bedfordshire +9 1 £50,000 -9.09%
East Midlands +5 1 £31,000 -31.11%
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Derbyshire - 1 £31,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £38,500 -
Telford - 1 £28,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £40,000 -
Luton - 1 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £35,000 -
Cannock - 1 £35,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £48,000 -

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title.

1 42 (51.85%) Windows
2 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
3 32 (39.51%) ITIL
4 25 (30.86%) Active Directory
5 18 (22.22%) MS Office
6 16 (19.75%) MS Excel
6 16 (19.75%) Service Delivery
6 16 (19.75%) Degree
7 15 (18.52%) Project Management
8 14 (17.28%) VMware
9 12 (14.81%) SQL
9 12 (14.81%) Windows 7
10 11 (13.58%) Finance
11 10 (12.35%) SLA
11 10 (12.35%) Citrix
12 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (11.11%) MS Exchange
12 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (11.11%) People Management
13 8 (9.88%) Service Management
14 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (8.64%) VPN
14 7 (8.64%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (8.64%) Problem Management
15 6 (7.41%) Computer Science
15 6 (7.41%) Release Management
15 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (7.41%) Coaching

IT Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.23%) Lync
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.23%) IIS
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (22.22%) MS Office
2 16 (19.75%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.94%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.47%) MS Project
5 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Google Apps
1 4 (4.94%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) VPN
2 3 (3.70%) LAN
2 3 (3.70%) VoIP
3 2 (2.47%) DHCP
3 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.47%) DNS
4 1 (1.23%) 3G
4 1 (1.23%) MPLS
4 1 (1.23%) Firewall
4 1 (1.23%) VLAN
4 1 (1.23%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.23%) Network Security
4 1 (1.23%) 4G
4 1 (1.23%) ADSL
4 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MSI
2 1 (1.23%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (13.58%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Legal
3 5 (6.17%) Billing
4 3 (3.70%) Law
5 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.23%) Front Office
6 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.23%) HTML
2 1 (1.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.94%) User Experience
2 4 (4.94%) EPoS
3 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.47%) PDA
4 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.23%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.23%) BYOD
5 1 (1.23%) Replication
5 1 (1.23%) Clustering
5 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (51.85%) Windows
2 12 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (7.41%) Windows XP
4 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.94%) Linux
6 3 (3.70%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.47%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.23%) Android
8 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.51%) ITIL
2 16 (19.75%) Service Delivery
3 15 (18.52%) Project Management
4 9 (11.11%) People Management
5 8 (9.88%) Service Management
6 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (8.64%) Problem Management
7 6 (7.41%) Release Management
7 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.41%) Coaching
7 6 (7.41%) Line Management
8 5 (6.17%) Business Continuity
8 5 (6.17%) Supplier Management
9 4 (4.94%) Incident Management
9 4 (4.94%) Performance Management
9 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.94%) Information Security
10 3 (3.70%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.70%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.70%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.81%) SQL
2 1 (1.23%) Java
2 1 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (19.75%) Degree
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.64%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (7.41%) MCSE
5 4 (4.94%) MCP
6 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.47%) MCITP
7 2 (2.47%) CCNA
7 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.23%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.23%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (30.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.94%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (3.70%) XenApp
5 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.23%) SCCM
1 1 (1.23%) SCOM
1 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.28%) VMware
3 10 (12.35%) Citrix
4 5 (6.17%) SAP
5 4 (4.94%) Google
6 3 (3.70%) Cisco
7 2 (2.47%) Mitel
7 2 (2.47%) Apple
8 1 (1.23%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.23%) Polycom
8 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle
8 1 (1.23%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.23%) Sun
8 1 (1.23%) Fidessa
8 1 (1.23%) HP
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Welling, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago